Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

iamtheCODE founder set on training a million female coders by 2030

iamtheCODE founder set on training a million female coders by 2030

Senegal's Mariéme Jamme has urged Africa to unite behind her.

African women needed in STEM to advance rights in AI

African women needed in STEM to advance rights in AI

Senior OSISA member outlines the issue following recent TEDxLittletonWomen presentation.

Leading edge tech bears fruit in Kenya

Leading edge tech bears fruit in Kenya

How two companies in Kenya are using technology to change the way people live and work.

Safaricom outlines data analysis plan

Safaricom outlines data analysis plan

Director says company wants to tap into data from its 29.5 million-strong subscriber base.

IoT in fleet management fuelled by smartphone adoption in Kenya

IoT in fleet management fuelled by smartphone adoption in Kenya

Latest figures from Communication Authority also confirm a rise in internet penetration.

AI and machine learning – companies urged to brace for impact

AI and machine learning – companies urged to brace for impact

The IDC predicts rapid growth, particularly in environments like customer analytics, CRM and supply chain management.

African cities could lead smart city innovation

African cities could lead smart city innovation

Takeaway food will be delivered via drones from 2050.

Hitachi combines OT with IT to push IoT value

Hitachi combines OT with IT to push IoT value

IT and electronics firm outlines its Hitachi Vantara-centric market strategy at Social Innovation Forum 2017 in Milan.

 Google, Siyavula challenge learners to a million maths problems

Google, Siyavula challenge learners to a million maths problems

Google.org and Siyavula invite school children to access its service free of charge to prepare for their year-end maths exams.

Is SADC up to standard to spread smart city development?

Is SADC up to standard to spread smart city development?

More SADC member states can establish smart cities if they leverage standards to bolster and leverage industrialisation says Dr Stergomena Tax.

AfricaCom 2017 announces crucial IoT track

AfricaCom 2017 announces crucial IoT track

The continent's related capacity and potential under the spotlight at ICT, telecoms event.